First tune is courtesy of a lesson by Shane Speal (look him up here on YouTube. Guy’s a legend). I can’t remember where I learned the other two tunes. Lemme ...

Views: 102

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

Comment by Andries D. EKER on February 11, 2019 at 1:52pm

sMOOTH bEAR ! TREE CONE grooving ,your getting a Clapton qualety on Ye ! "SLOWPHOW"Bear! full frontal treecone audio NICE Thanks !

Comment by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear on February 11, 2019 at 10:37am

Thanks DigleyDog, that’s really nice of you to say that. I think I’d enjoy the playing as apparently it’s a really small and relaxed group usually. Just need to get past the irrational phobias of public transportation, unfamiliar situations and being in the crowds of drunken revellers in the city centre at night. If I can overcome all that then I reckon it’ll be a great night. Thanks again for your kind words of encouragement. They mean more than I know to say. :)

Comment by Diglydog on February 11, 2019 at 10:26am

That really is a great-sounding guitar, and nicely played.  I hope that you make it to the blues night. People would really love to hear you play live.

Comment by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear on February 11, 2019 at 10:15am

Thanks Blind Doughboy. I have a video on my page of this guitar unplugged and played acoustically. Glad that you like this one. I appreciate your kind words.

Comment by Blind Doughboy on February 11, 2019 at 8:47am

Nice tri-cone.  I'd be interested in a video where we can hear it unplugged (hard to beat the sound of acoustic reso guitars)

Comment by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear on February 10, 2019 at 8:31pm

Thanks Jim. I’m glad you enjoyed the video. Thinking my next build will either be a rusty old tin with a banjo type resonator back or another tricone since I already have three cones, a tailpiece and some other bits left over from this build. Probably the rusty tin one this time though due to finances being massively problematic right now. Thanks again and all the best to you.

Comment by Jim Morris on February 10, 2019 at 7:03pm

Well done Bear! The tri cone sounds awesome! I dig the blue lighting too.

Comment by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear on February 10, 2019 at 5:52pm

Thanks Paul. Glad you like it. Hoping to start building something new when I get the chance between back pain and hospital appointments. Hopefully make a start on it this week anyway. 

Thanks again :0)

Comment by Paul Craig on February 10, 2019 at 5:30pm

The Tri-Cone turned out great, congrats.

Comment by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear on February 10, 2019 at 3:51pm

Thanks Dennis. Glad you like it. Means a lot :o)

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

PDF Download: Woodshop Certificate

Started by Shane Speal shanespeal.com in Feature Articles. Last reply by Taffy Evans on Saturday. 2 Replies

Latest Activity

Poorness Studios posted a status
20 minutes ago
Poorness Studios posted a status
20 minutes ago
Poorness Studios posted a status
"I made an album from the TX CBG Festival here:…"
20 minutes ago
Poorness Studios posted photos
25 minutes ago
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"I thought that stuff was metal at one time! I remember dealing with in my earlier yrs. But not as…"
1 hour ago
Dave Lynas commented on Dave Lynas's video
Thumbnail

Look Around

"Thanks Denbo. I’ve been through the ice 3 times in my life. I don’t go out on it…"
1 hour ago
Dave Lynas liked AGP #'s video
1 hour ago
PauL posted a discussion
2 hours ago
AGP # commented on AGP #'s video
3 hours ago
AGP # posted a video

AGP #362 - ''Diddy Mahog'' I'm a Pirate 18 November 2019

AGP #362 - ''Diddy Mahog'' I'm a Pirate 18 November 2019
3 hours ago
Bernie Edwards updated their profile
3 hours ago
Bernie Edwards liked Poorness Studios's photo
3 hours ago

Events

Music

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->